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Ellin Greene Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-1404

Scope and Contents

The collection contains production material for three children's books by Ellin Greene, including typescripts.

Dates

  • 1986 - 2011

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Ellin Greene was born September 18, 1927, in Elizabeth, NJ. She became a librarian and storyteller, specializing in group work with children. Eventually she became a children's literature specialist, and associate professor and dean of students at the University of Chicago.

Biographical Source: "Ellin Greene (1927-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 23. Detroit, MI, 1981.

Extent

3 folders

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains written production material for three children's books, including typescripts, page proofs, correspondence, and research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Ellin Greene.
Title
Ellin Greene Papers, 1986-2011
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Eyer
Date
2004
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • 2016: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library